We are a Marine Research and Conservation centre based in the midde of the local village in Perhentian. We conduct scientific and conservation research around the marine park, completing underwater surveys on coral reefs, maintaining coral nurseries and engaging with the locals.
By volunteering with us, you can spend a week participating in conservation research, learning about environmental threats and diving in beautiful waters.
Our research element and strong conservation goals, as well as location make us unique to Perhentian.
2 Week Volunteer Package
As a volunteer, you will be immersed in conservation and research. You will receive up to 8 dives a week, including two snorkel trips. You will be provided accommodation within the Blue Temple House and three meals a day, including enjoying a Malay dinner.
You will learn about fish and invertebrate identification, substrate, ocean processes and conservation issues, and will use this knowledge to participate in research during dives.
Your diving will take place at various sites around the marine park, conducting reef surveys and helping to maintain the coral nurseries.995 GBP (1 329 $) Book Now
PADI Open Water or Advanced Open water; 7 days 6 nights
Join the project for one week and get trained as an eco-diver. We will train you as either a PADI Open Water diver or Advanced Open Water diver (one course per booking) and provide enhanced buoyancy training to make you the best you can be!
We provide accommodation, 3 meals a day, snorkeling and up to 8 dives (course and fun). All you have to worry about is getting here and insurance!
We will arrange your ferry ride to the islands and meet you when you get here. You will stay in the village and get to experience the real Malaysian culture, not the tourist trap commonly found a resorts.600 GBP (802 $) Book Now
Group Booking 7 days, 6 nights
Are you a member of a club? or just looking for a totally unique scuba diving holiday for you and your friends? then look no further.
Our group package service offers an opportunity for you and your friends to join our project for 1 week and become eco trained divers. We will provide enhanced buoyancy training as well as underwater survey and conservation training.
Joining our project gives you the chance to dive in stunning waters with beautiful marine life whilst contributing and participating in invaluable conservation efforts.
Included in the price:
- 9 dives per week
- air conditioned accommodation
- 3 meals a day
- air fills, cylinders and weights
- conservation and survey training
- buoyancy skills
- Return ferry transport to islands
- Equipment rental
- in country transfers
Be part of something that matters.
* Price per person per week, minimum 5 divers with own equipment. Additional dives, equipment rental and nights can be arranged at additional cost395 GBP (528 $) Book Now
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- Practical information
- PADI Divemaster
- PADI OWD / AOWD / Rescue
- Recreational diving gear
- Boat Diving
- Shore Diving
- Free Wifi Available
- Wifi Available
- Non-Diving activities
- Changing Room
- Safe box / Lockers
- Italian and Spanish
- For Volunteering 2 weeks: RM 4500 For Groups (minimum five people
- own equipment required) 1 week £300/ person 2 weeks £575/ person For inquiries email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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The Blue Temple House is situated in the middle of the local village, allowing guests to eat real Malaysian food as well as experience Malaysian culture like no other resort in Perhentian. If you volunteer with us, you will be housed in a shared dorm, and will be provided 3 meals a day and up to 8 dives a week.